2nd Degree Black Belt Instructor
Ms. Laura Gosnell
Ms. Gosnell practiced Tae Kwon Do as a teenager, took a several year break, and then returned to the mat with her two kids in January 2017.
Ms. Gosnell earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology. She worked as a Process Engineer for Anheuser-Busch in Baldwinsville, NY and as the District Engineer for the Greeley-Evans School District in Greeley, CO. While serving as District Engineer she earned her Certified Energy Manager designation from the Association of Energy Engineers. She secured a grant from the Governor’s Energy Office to develop a long term sustainability plan, in coordination with five additional school districts in Colorado, involving input from a variety of stakeholders including students, teachers, and the community.
Ms. Gosnell enjoys volunteering at her childrens’ schools and extracurricular activities, reading snuggled up with her cats, eating at all of Asheville’s amazing restaurants, and hiking in our beautiful mountains.